Adult Novice and Under 18 Supervised Roped Climbing & Bouldering
The following information will be used to complete a document that you will then read and sign. Please complete the following form to create this document.
If the participant is under 18 and you are not the parent or legal guardian of the child, you MUST get the parent or legal guardian to complete the Parental Consent form prior to your visit.
Only Climbing the Walls registered climbers can supervise Novice climbers according to thier proficiency level. One climbing the walls registered climber is only allowed to supervise two novices or under 18's at any one time.
Novice climbers are just that! They are not permitted to climb or boulder in the centre without the supervision of a registered climber.
As the supervising climber you should be capable and willing to provide full instruction for the novice in the following basic techniques: safe use of the bouldering wall, correct use of a climbing harness, correct attachment of climbing rope to climbing harness, correct belaying technique and any other climbing techniques required to ensure their safety and the safety of others around them.
IF YOU DO NOT FEEL ABLE TO PROVIDE SUCH SUPERVISION THEN YOU SHOULD NOT COMPLETE THIS FORM.
ABC Participation Statement
"All climbing and bouldering activities have a risk of serious injury or death. Participants must be aware of and accept that even if they follow all good practice there may still be the risk of accident and injury. It is the responsibility of the participant to adhere to the conditions of use."
It is important that you understand this document. There is inherent risk involved with climbing centres and associated activities. By signing this form, you are stating you understand that these risks cannot be completely removed. If you do not understand any of the terminology or content, ask a member of staff to clarify.
As the supervising adult you agree that you answer the questions listed below to prove your competancy.
Supervising Adult Signature